As we move into a new decade, the technology to bring you alternative forms of energy for vehicles continues to evolve. Volkswagen is taking that technology further with its latest line of electric and hybrid cars. It is part of Volkswagen's effort to shift toward cleaner vehicles. Before they become new inventory at Mike Raisor Volkswagen let's introduce you to the latest members of the Volkswagen lineup. We know you will be impressed by these additions.

The Volkswagen e-up! is the newest entry for Volkswagen's electric lineup. It is an affordable and efficient car that provides a fun and exciting driving experience. It gives you a spacious interior, which may be deceptive when looking at the exterior of this spectacular compact. Its battery generates 61 kW and hits a top speed of 86 miles per hour on the road.

Hybrid powertrains are also in high demand right now. And Volkswagen is answering the call with the Passat GTE. It is a perfect addition to your garage when you are looking for extreme economy. The plug-in hybrid gives you a combined 148 horsepower and churns out 243 pound-feet of torque. It combines the 1.4-liter gas engine and an electric motor. Don't let powertrain fool you; you get a charge when you step on the gas. It hits zero-to-62 mph in just 7.4 seconds and hits a top speed of 138 miles per hour. This is a great option when looking for an extremely efficient and sporty drive.

More iconic Volkswagen names are going with the plug-in hybrid. The Golf GTE will be joined by the Arteon and Tiguan SUV as the latest to go with the gasoline engine/electric motor combo. The Tiguan promises to put on a show with its powertrain.

As drivers shift away from the use of gasoline as their fuel of choice, Volkswagen will change with them. 2020 will be a big year for Volkswagen's electric and plug-in hybrid lineup. And you can be sure Mike Raisor Volkswagen will be there with the models for you when you are ready to transition.

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